FAR WEST REGION COMMUNITY NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
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March 9, 2015 Dear Members of the TXC Community, We have all suffered a great loss personally and professionally with the passing of Kevin Murnane. He will be missed by all. TXC will strive to continue to provide excellent year-round activities, programs, and services under the guidance of Valli Murnane and the TXC Board of […]
Looking to get more involved in your Nordic Ski Community? Here’s your chance — join the Far West Nordic Board of Directors. We will have an opening or two on the Board beginning with our new year in May, and could use dedicated, interested skiers, parents, or coaches. The board meets once a month on […]
There will be a Celebration of Life for Kevin Murnane at the Tahoe Cross-Country Ski Area on Sunday, March 15 at 1 p.m. The celebration will be out of doors, so please dress warmly and wear sturdy shoes. Volunteers will be managing parking, so please arrive early, or park at North Tahoe High School and […]
The Sugar Bowl Academy Nordic Ski Team will be hosting an Open House on Thursday, February 19th. We invite any local skiers to join us for morning practice followed by a quick tour of our campus. The day will begin at 9 AM with a skate ski with the SBA team and then a brief […]
Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit is currently seeking a program director. The ASC Training Center is a multi-discipline organization that offers Alpine, Nordic, Snowboard and Biathlon programs and competitions. ASC also operates a 20KM XC trail system open to club members and the public. Resumes can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more […]
A Benefit for the Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area! February 10th • 5 pm to 8 pmAll you can Eat Taco BarHacienda del Lago$20 Adults • $10 Kids (under 12)
New Moon Natural FoodsTruckee, CA Friday, February 13th5:00 to 8:00 p.m. New Moon Natural Foods in Truckee will be fundraising for the Elite Team once again! Sample beer with a Donation with the proceeds going to The Far West Nordic Elite Team. Come and enjoy a beer and cider tasting and help support the Elite Team! $10 […]
The Far West Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the 2015 Ted Beauchamp Scholarship is now available for applications. This Scholarship is available to provide financial assistance to Far West Nordic Juniors (age 12-19) who are seeking to pursue XC skiing at his/her highest level and who need financial assistance to get there. Please […]
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FAR WEST NORDIC ACADEMIC TEAM!!! Far West Juniors are amazing kids, on and off the snow! FWNSEA wants to recognize you for your academic achievements. The following Far West Nordic high school students have a GPA of 3.5 or above.
Our 29th Annual edition was a HUGE SUCCESS. Thanks so much to all who turned out for the event, purchased raffle tickets, bought our great Auction items, and more. It was an incredibly wonderful way to start out our 2014-2015 season, with lots of great friends getting together and enjoying great food, wine, beer, and […]
Far West Nordic Members: We are now registered with the Amazon Smile Foundation! By using their website link, Far West Nordic will receive ½% of the purchase price of the product as a donation. This is an awesome way to donate to our organization at NO cost to you. When you use AmazonSmile, you find […]
Far West Nordic celebrated it’s second annual KICK–OFF Dinner on Sunday, November 16 to a packed house at Cottonwood Restaurant in Truckee. From the early social hour, with music and entertainment by a select group of Junior Nordic athletes, to speeches from athletes and coaches, an incredible dinner from Mike Blide’s Cottonwood chefs, and a rousing […]